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Is it time to hold Moderator elections and share the Moderator burden at SE?

Yes and no... Yes - we definitely need a new moderator more at least! No - on beta sites there's no election process. Instead, the current mods / SE staff invite valuable members to help on the ...
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Is it time to hold Moderator elections and share the Moderator burden at SE?

Your mod team here has supported the idea of getting some backup, as the older answer here shows. Today, I am happy to announce that CodeGnome is joining the mod team here to provide them with that ...
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Is there a lack of consensus amongst moderators about Product Management questions?

First, the question you should be asking is "Is there a consensus among the community", not moderators, as it is the community here who runs this site. Diamond moderators are here to handle ...
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Users writing tags in title

The link you provided is great! The first phrase to come to my mind to answer this: Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime. So, ...
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Network unable to cope with flags

What Happened to the Spammy Posts The two posts you referenced were addressed by the community, but insufficient action was taken by users with sufficient voting privileges. I eventually deleted ...
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What is the correct etiquette on discovering a "dodgy" question?

This is sort of a late answer, but I wanted to add that I oftentimes check the PMSE Notice Board for activity. CodeGnome and Aziz hang out in there quite a bit, and we often post links to questions ...
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Users writing tags in title

Think About Semantic Clarity of the Question Context matters, and clarity is often the determining factor for me when I review titles. For example: ruby: chars in var name This is a terrible title ...
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Duplicated Answer - how to flag?

TL;DR I've deleted the duplicate, but I can't really do more than speculate about why the flag was declined before, and offer some suggestions about how to flag this type of thing in the future. ...
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Is there a lack of consensus amongst moderators about Product Management questions?

TL;DR Product management as it relates to project management is certainly on-topic here, but other aspects of product or portfolio management are out of scope. In particular, the roles and ...
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Rollback War on 'Why did our process cause us to miss our release date?'

The Problem The original question, which the OP keeps rolling back, is off-topic for a number of reasons defined in our Help Center, including: "your question is just a rant in disguise: “______ ...
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Spammy answers trimmed with edits; links remaining in edit history

Deleted, Not Flagged I eventually opted to delete the answers without flagging them as spam. I did this because: They were low quality, but not necessarily spam. The links in the edit history would ...
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2018: a year in moderation

Really liked the stats we got, Shog! I believe our community is steadily improving along the years. I got curious with Danny's question and decided to dig down a bit in our number of users and levels ...
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Rollback War on 'Why did our process cause us to miss our release date?'

The OP is rolling back the question to a format which does not meet the PM.SE guidelines for a lot of reasons include opinion-based. Either the edits are enforced or the question needs closed. It ...
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